Most Active Stories
- Next WUKY Phoenix Friday is TODAY!... with Englishman, Small Batch & Saintseneca!
- Fresh Housing Numbers, New Eatery On Richmond Road, & West Sixth News On BizLexChat
- Robert Plant "lullaby and … The Ceaseless Roar"
- Pop Bottle Bombs Found At Area High Schools, Student Activities Canceled
- Satirical Senate Campaign After Laughs, Real Reforms
Mon February 10, 2014
Phone Scam Alert!
Kentucky State Police say scammers are calling people saying they are entitled to a government grant and asking for private financial information.
Police say the people calling say they are with the U.S. Government Grants Department and ask the person to send money to receive the grant. The callers also ask for checking account numbers and credit card information.
Police at the Harlan post say anyone who receives calls, mail or emails from people they don't know should ignore them.
Complaints about scammers can be reported to the post at (606) 573-3131.